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LONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Rishi Sunak will tell employers on Friday how much they must contribute to the government’s hugely expensive wage subsidy programme from August, a prospect that some firms say will lead to more job losses. FILE PHOTO: Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak speaks during a news conference on the ongoing situation with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London, Britain March 17, 2020. Matt Dunham/Pool via REUTERS. Sunak will say companies must pay between 20% and 30% of the costs of the programme - the centrepiece of his attempts to protect the economy from the coronavirus shutdown - according to media reports. He is also expected to say when w... Full story

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